This is an analysis of the poem To Leave That Way...And Be Left that begins with:
To move backwards produces a useless effect....
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abXXbXb acXccbaXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,9,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1010 011001001001 1100101010011 0011101011111 110101100001 010 00101001101001 11001 1010110001 1101100010 110101011 000100110101 011101010100 010100101 0111 1101010010
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 296
- Average number of words per stanza: 51
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 36 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; to, and are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word and is repeated.
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